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If c is the number of cups of water needed to make papier mache paste, then 1/4c can be used to find the number of cups of flour needed. Find the number of cups of flour needed for each number of cups of water.
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    1 cup water and 1/4 cup flour
    2 cups water and 1/2 cup flour
    1/2 cup water and 1/8 cup flour

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